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Shakin' With Shakespeare-- A Midsummer Night's Dream for Kids
In this 6 day course, students will become familiar with Shakespeare's comedy, A Midsummer Night's Dream by reading a modified version
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Once per week
over 6 weeks
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per learner - per class
How does a “Multi-Day” course work?
Meets multiple times at scheduled times
Live video chats, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Discussions via classroom forum and private messages with the teacher
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Lesson Plan: Day One: read prose version of A Midsummer Night's Dream and make a flow chart of the characters Day Two: Review the characters and their relationships, discuss the humor and some of Elizabethan people's beliefs that add to the plot and begin reading the modified version using their best acting skills Days three- six: student will continue reading and will discuss the characters, how they change, why it is a comedy. They will then either write a poem or create a drawing about...
Students will gain an understanding of the humor and Elizabethan attitudes through listening to and rewriting A Midsummer Night's Dream. They will also learn how to summarize and chose important parts of the plot. They will be familiar with the characters and the plot.
I have directed this pay over 10 times with actors as young as 8 and as old as 17.
Students will need a way to write their ideas-- on paper or digitally.
Informal assessment through peer and teacher feedback and success of final production.
50 minutes per week in class, and an estimated 0 - 1 hours per week outside of class.
Note: In the original version, there are sexual scenes and references. There is also some violence. The version we wil be reading is toned down. There will be talk of love and marriage, and a fight scene, but any references to sex will be eliminated.
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148 total reviews
156 completed classes
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